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Conor McGregor Admits He May Have Went Too Far In Khabib Feud

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Conor McGregor has given an insight into the life he was leading after reaching the height of his fame ahead of his comeback fight this weekend. The Irishman spoke with ESPN’s Ariel Helwani ahead of Saturday’s UFC 246 bout against Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone where they discussed a lot of the incidents that have seen McGregor’s name in the headlines over …

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Watch: Conor McGregor’s Memorable ESPN Interview In Full

Conor McGregor’s unedited interview with ESPN’s Ariel Helwani has been made available to watch in full, courtesy of BTSport. It was a pretty in-depth interview that saw the famed-reporter asking Conor about everything from his recent controversies to his thoughts on the current landscape of the fight-game – including sections relating to the return of Nate, his thoughts on his …

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Chad Mendes Has Officially Retired From MMA

Three-time UFC title challenger, Chad Mendes, has officially retired from MMA. Mendes returned to action at UFC 232 in December where he suffered a knockout loss to Alexander Volkanovski. Following this, reports emerged that the Team Alpha Male star was set to retire from the sport with the former featherweight challenger officially announcing his retirement through ESPN’s Brett Okamoto. “The …

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Tyson Fury Offers Words Of Support & Praise To Conor McGregor

Tyson Fury has offered words of both praise and support to MMA’s Conor McGregor upon being asked about the Irishman’s recent issues outside of the octagon by ESPN‘s Ariel Helwani. Fury’s last outing inside the ring is one that no doubt looks even better now since his opponent Deontay Wilder’s absolute demolition job on Dominic Breazeale last weekend. The result of …

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Report: Tyron Woodley Vs. Robbie Lawler II Set For June 29

UFC president Dana White has told ESPN that a rematch between former champions Tyron Woodley and Robbie Lawler will headline UFC Minneapolis in June. There were few times in this sport that packed quite as much of a punch as the Robbie Lawler era of the UFC welterweight division. His trio of fights with Johny Hendricks, Rory MacDonald, and Carlos …

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Conor McGregor Breaks Top-5 In ESPN’s Famous Athletes List

Conor McGregor is now in the company of some of the world’s most famous athletes according to his placement in ESPN’s World Fame 100 list. The list, which can be viewed in full here, is compiled using a formula based off of search-engine results, endorsements, and social media following. With only global superstars such as Cristiano Ronaldo, LeBron James, Lionel Messi, …

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Cruz Goes After Dillashaw For Hurting The Bantamweight Division

Former bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz has gone after TJ Dillashaw for disregarding the division’s top-contenders in favour of a drop to 125lbs. Cruz holds a victory over Dillashaw from early 2016 – a fight for the 135lb strap that could well be considered the most mesmerising display of head-movement and footwork we have ever seen in this sport. Both guys …

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ONE Championship Reportedly Signed Three-Year US Broadcasting Deal

ONE Championship have reportedly put pen to paper on a three-year broadcast deal with Turner Sports according to word coming from ESPN. ESPN reported today that the ever-growing Asian MMA promotion will be making their move into the US market as early as next January. It’s the logical next step after Chatri Sityodtong’s recent spree of signings – a spree that saw …

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